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DRAFT 16.6 Reading, July 18, 2021

DRAFT 16.6 Reading, July 18, 2021

DRAFT 16.6 reading, July 18, 2021 Please join us for the last reading of Season 16! This very special event includes spoken word, visual art, improvised music, all together in a literary sphere. Featured writers are: Andrea Thompson, poet, novelist, editor and...

Leap Day – a video poem

Leap Day – a video poem

Leap Day - a video poem   I wanted to post this video poem on March 1st as we didn’t have a Leap Day this year, but alas, I didn’t finish it in time. But here it is now. Some of the artwork is old and the ink paintings are more recent.  

Heart Video Poem

Heart Video Poem

Heart a video poem The poem, "Heart", was written over a period of time that began with a diagnosis of a blocked aorta, followed by a series of strokes that ended with my mother leaving us behind to the unforgiving winter.  I shared unforgettable moments with her...

Project 40 Collective: Creator to Creator interview

Project 40 Collective: Creator to Creator interview

I am honoured to be a part of Project 40 Collective's Creator to Creator series. In the August 10, 2017 issue, I am interviewed by Mirae Lee about my artistic life and process. Here is what the award-winning poet Doyali Islam had to say about me.

Painting Angels, part 3

Painting Angels, part 3

The first angel was an accident. In my darkest time, the angels that followed were like the work I’d done years before, of demons and almost-humans that reflected my life and observations and what came to me in the night. Then it came time to put the darkness away. I...